The psychologic aspects of proctalgia fugax

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Read at the meeting of the American Proctologic Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 14 to 16, 1965.

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Pilling, L.F., Swenson, W.M. & Hill, J.R. The psychologic aspects of proctalgia fugax. Dis Colon Rectum 8, 372–376 (1965). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02627263

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Keywords

  • Intussusception
  • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory
  • Emotional Adjustment
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Managerial Occupation